A flight from Morocco to Turkey made an emergency landing at Barcelona’s El Prat airport. A group of 28 migrants escaped from the plane after landing and ran on the tarmac, Spanish media reported. The police detained 14 people. Among the detainees is a pregnant woman who, according to the Spanish services, pretended to give birth during the flight.
A total of 228 people traveled on the plane. 28 escaped from the deck. Half of them fell into the hands of the services. Five of the detainees got back on the plane and eight were deported to Morocco. The pregnant woman was taken to the hospital where it was found that she was not in labor.
The remaining 14 people have not yet been found.
Information about a group of migrants who escaped from the plane was reported by Spanish TVE and Antena 3.
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